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Penn St. ex-player who overcame spinal injury now a lawmaker

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- A former Penn State football player who recovered from a spinal cord injury has been sworn in as a New Jersey legislator....
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2 found dead in Pittsburgh high-rise apartment, police say

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Two people have been found dead in a high-rise apartment building in Pittsburgh....
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PA Lottery

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- These Pennsylvania lotteries were drawn Thursday:...
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Treasure Hunt' game

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Treasure Hunt" game were:...
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Judge: Man charged in $2M business district fire incompetent

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A man charged with setting an apartment fire that spread and caused more than $2 million damage to several buildings in the main business district of a poor Pittsburgh suburb has been ruled mentally incompetent to stand trial....
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Survivalist pleads not guilty in trooper's ambush killing

MILFORD, Pa. (AP) -- A survivalist who spent more than a month on the run after authorities say he killed one Pennsylvania State Police trooper and wounded another in a late-night ambush pleaded not guilty Thursday, setting the stage for a trial at which prosecutors will seek to put him on death row....
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Coal truck, another hauling beer, crash on Pennsylvania road

GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Some people but salt in their beer to improve the taste. But PennDOT crews spent part of the morning salting beer so it wouldn't freeze over on a western Pennsylvania highway....
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Man who died in 2012 gets reappointed to Pa. county board

UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Officials in western Pennsylvania are trying to figure out how a man who's been dead for more than two years wound up being reappointed to a county industrial authority board....
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Labor board again accuses UPMC of anti-union tactics

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The National Labor Relations Board has again accused the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center of engaging in anti-union tactics....
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A look at Etan Patz case that fueled missing-child campaign

A look at the murder case stemming from the 1979 disappearance of Etan Patz, which helped catalyze a national missing-children's campaign:...
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Long-awaited trial to open in Etan Patz missing-child case

NEW YORK (AP) -- He was just a name in a file for decades, one of many people police encountered while searching for a 6-year-old New York City boy named Etan Patz (AY'-tahn PAYTS')....
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Pa. Bar Association panel OKs most high court candidates

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Most of the candidates for three open seats on the state Supreme Court have won favorable ratings from a Pennsylvania Bar Association panel....
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Former football player who overcame injury becomes lawmaker

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- A former Penn State football player who recovered from a spinal cord injury has been sworn in as a member of the New Jersey Assembly....
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Air Products posts 1Q profit, eliminates 500 jobs

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Air Products and Chemicals Inc. says it's eliminated 500 positions over the last six months. The news came as the Allentown-based company reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $324.6 million that topped Wall Street expectations....
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 5 Day' game

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Pick 5 Day" game were:...
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Day' game

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Pick 4 Day" game were:...
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Day' game

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Pick 3 Day" game were:...
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 2 Day' game

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Pick 2 Day" game were:...
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McCord stepping down as Pennsylvania treasurer after 6 years

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania state Treasurer Rob McCord is stepping down from the job after six years in the office, although the Democrat who just ran unsuccessfully for governor gave no indication Thursday what he had planned for his future....
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2 Philadelphia-area health systems agree to merger

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Two Philadelphia-area health systems say they've agreed to a merger deal after signing a letter of intent last fall....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think the criteria to determine tax-exempt status of non-profits should be the responsibility of the General Assembly? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
Yes:
58%
No:
42%
Total Votes: 18,372

Yesterday's Poll

Do you think Governor Corbett's appointment during his last week in office should be allowed to remain head of the State Office of Open Records?

Yes:
58%
No:
42%
Total Votes: 28,051